Trafficking Resources

February 13, 2016
Slave-Free Valentine’s Day

The retail world loves Valentine’s Day. Chocolate. Wine. Cute stuffed bears. But what is the cost to human lives to bring the spoils of Valentine’s Day to someone you love? By all accounts, most of the world’s chocolate is produced using the slave labor of children. More and more flowers...

February 7, 2016
Start The Conversation

It is time for the Big Game!  Will you… Cheer for more dabbing? Join in the “chicken parm you taste so good” song? Avoid the whole spectacle? The first Sunday of February is an annual experience that we share as a nation notwithstanding our individual status as a...

March 16, 2015
Everyday Abolitionist Bra Drive Handouts

Planning a Bra Drive? Free The Girls is pleased to announce we now have Everyday Abolitionist Bra Drive Handouts for bra drive organizers to use at their upcoming events! The handouts are part of our new resource for bra drive organizers: Bra Drive Packets in quantities of 25 and 50 are 

February 16, 2015
What Is An Everyday Abolitionist

So many people believe that slavery ended in the United States in 1865 and, along with it, went the abolitionist movement. What’s the problem? Currently over 27 million men, women and children are enslaved around the world—more today than in any other time...

September 1, 2014
The Face of Human Trafficking in El Salvador

    Who is buying young girls in El Salvador? Businessmen, radio announcers, and television personalities. As of now, these clients remain faceless and nameless.   This blog originally appeared on

April 23, 2014
Challenging Parents: What Kind of Anti-Trafficking Model Are You?

A couple of days ago I asked the question on Facebook, why are you a Trucker Against Trafficking? The vast majority of answers were that you wouldn’t want your sons and daughters trafficked into prostitution. I completely agree. Most of us, when we think of a big issue on a personal level, become passionate about getting...

January 21, 2014
The Victims of the Super Bowl and the Olympics

February is a huge month in the sporting world. The month starts off with the Super Bowl taking place in New Jersey (really New York hosting, but whatever) and then the whole world will watch their athletes compete in the Sochi Olympics. Each event will be a grand spectacle of everything we love. Mind boggling athleticism,...

June 22, 2012
2012 Trafficking In Persons Report

Here’s the link to the 2012 Trafficking In Persons Report:

February 20, 2012
Why Human Trafficking?

(article written and submitted by Gennevieve St. Leger) Why Human Trafficking? Why do criminals and criminal organizations traffic in humans?  This question can be answered with one word: money.   Human trafficking is the third most profitable business for...

February 20, 2012
Trafficking in Mozambique

Free The Girls is honored to be featured in a series of stories by the CNN Freedom Project. The stories are currently slated to air in 3 parts on 3 consecutive days: Mon Feb 20, Tues Feb 21, and Wed Feb 22, 2012.  The first part (link below), sets up the issue of sex...